8th Congressional District

Trump endorses Kustoff in 8th District

U.S. Rep. David Kustoff (R-Memphis) got a coveted endorsement from President Donald Trump in his Republican primary against self-funding George Flinn. And an ad is already in the can.

NRA endorses David Kustoff in 8th District

The National Rifle Association is endorsing Republican U.S. Rep. David Kustoff in the 8th Congressional District.

The freshman congressman faces a Republican primary challenge from George Flinn, a deep-pocketed perennial candidate. The endorsement was announced by the NRA’s chief lobbyist Chris Cox, a Jackson native.

“We greatly appreciate your consistent opposition to attempts to ban lawfully-owned firearms, magazines and ammunition, and for standing strong against the gun control agenda,” Cox said.

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